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June 13th, 2013
Frank Williams has praised Valtteri Bottas for both his off-track attitude as well as his out-and-out speed. Bottas was one of the stars of the Canadian Grand Prix weekend when he shone in the tricky wet qualifying conditions to deliver a career-best third on the grid
May 22nd, 2013
McLaren team principal Martin Whitmarsh has confirmed that McLaren will have exclusive use of Honda Formula 1 engines in 2015 and that other teams may only race with the Japanese units “in due course”. Honda announced its F1 comeback with McLaren last week, but also left the door open to supplying other squads . “The agreement governing engine supply was actually there to prevent one manufacturer working with too many of the best teams,” said Whitmarsh in an interview for this week’s episode of The Racer’s Edge .
March 27th, 2013
Claire Williams has been promoted to deputy team principal of the Williams Formula 1 team, working alongside her team-founding father Frank. A team statement said the decision was made prior to the 2013 season, but its announcement had been postponed after the death of Claire’s mother Ginny.
March 7th, 2013
Renault believes it has not got the credit it deserves for its recent title successes with Red Bull.
January 21st, 2013
Williams has announced that Toto Wolff is to leave his role as an executive director of the team with immediate effect to take up a new position with Mercedes-Benz. As AUTOSPORT reported on Sunday night , Wolff is set to take up a senior management position in charge of Mercedes-Benz’s motorsport activities as replacement for the departed Norbert Haug
October 18th, 2012
Luciano Bacheta had his maiden run in a Formula 1 on Thursday, driving for Williams at Silverstone. Bacheta was awarded the test as a prize for winning this year’s Formula 2 title . The 22-year-old Briton took to the track in the 2011 FW33 car and completed five different sessions, the first two on a damp circuit.
June 30th, 2012
Gerhard Berger has pledged to standardise Formula 3 technical regulations worldwide as soon as possible in order to ensure that the series re-emerges as a key stepping stone to Formula 1. Berger, who is the head of the FIA’s Single-Seater Commission, made the comment at the latest round of the FIA European F3 Championship at the Norisring on Saturday, which featured a strong 28-car field that encompassed competitors from the British championship and the Euro Series. Currently only the British and Japanese domestic championships, plus the Euro Series, run to the latest FIA technical regulations, which feature open competition between engine manufacturers and chassis at their core.
June 28th, 2012
Frank Williams, Ross Brawn, Pastor Maldonado and Martin Whitmarsh are among the panel of guests who are now confirmed for next week’s FOTA Fans’ Forum at the Williams factory. The event, which takes place at the Conference Centre at Grove on Tuesday, will also feature appearances on a ‘Legends’ Panel’ with Patrick Head and John Watson in attendance. The FOTA Fans’ events offer a chance for followers of the sport to ask question to some of F1′s biggest names – with those lucky enough to get tickets for the Williams event being given the added bonus of being able to view the team’s famous museum as well.
June 27th, 2012
Williams team founder Sir Frank Williams says he opposes any form of cost cap being implemented in Formula 1 and that his squad will not be ‘pleading for more restrictions’. Amid ongoing discussions over the future of F1 spending control, Williams said he did not want to see teams limited.
May 15th, 2012
Frank Williams says Pastor Maldonado is worthy of a place at his team even without the considerable backing he brings, judging by his performance at the Spanish Grand Prix. Maldonado delivered a surprise victory at Barcelona on Sunday, as he withstood race-long pressure from Fernando Alonso to end Williams’ eight-year victory drought
May 12th, 2012
Frank Williams thinks his team has all the ingredients it needs to move itself back to the front of the field in Formula 1, having begun a recovery from its worst ever season. A technical reshuffle has helped deliver a car that is much improved on last year’s disappointing FW33, and the Grove-based outfit has scored more than three times as many points so far this season than it managed in the whole of 2011
March 26th, 2012
The Williams team has announced that chairman Adam Parr will leave the outfit at the end of this week.
March 2nd, 2012
The Williams team has announced Frank Williams is to step down from the board, with his daughter Claire joining from next month. Williams made it clear, however, that he will continue to be team principal for the squad that bears his name.
February 28th, 2012
Frank Williams views Adam Parr as the natural successor to take over the running of the famous Formula 1 team in the future. Although Williams has no intention of stepping down from the team principal role that he has held since he formed the outfit, he says Parr has impressed him enough to be viewed as the right man to step into the senior position when he eventually moves aside.
February 7th, 2012
Frank Williams says the FW34 represents a ‘truly fresh start’ for the team ahead of the 2012 F1 season.
January 11th, 2012
Williams F1 has announced a deal with Olympic gold medallist and former 200m world record holder Michael Johnson. Johnson’s Performance Inc company will provide an intensive training programme for the Formula 1 team’s pit crew personnel, and also evaluate its current training programme. In return, the MJP logo will be displayed on the sleeves of driver and team overalls and on team kit.
December 31st, 2011
Patrick Head will tonight walk away from direct involvement in Formula 1 after 34 years active service with the Williams team, having stepped down from the outfit’s board of directors with immediate effect. Head, whose role with Williams was director of engineering, revealed his intention to back away from the sport at the Brazilian Grand Prix , following on from a technical and management restructure prompted by the teams’ worst campaign in its history during 2012.
December 15th, 2011
Sebastian Vettel has added yet another accolade at the end of his remarkable 2011 campaign – by being voted as the best Formula 1 driver of the year in AUTOSPORT’s exclusive team principals’ top 10 rankings In the now annual poll, Vettel emerged as a clear winner ahead of Jenson Button – with last year’s winner Fernando Alonso dropping two places down to third. The annual team principals’ verdict is compiled by getting the top ten driver rankings of every boss, which are kept secret, and then converting their rankings into the F1 points’ system (25-18-15-12-10-8-6-4-2-1). The final scores are added up to discover which driver the team bosses overall believed had done the best job throughout the campaign.
December 1st, 2011
The Williams team has confirmed Pastor Maldonado will enter his second season in Formula 1 with the team next year. The Venezuelan made his debut with the Grove-based squad in 2011 and was expected to continue with the team, in a move that was confirmed by Williams on Thursday evening. “I am delighted to be able to continue with Williams into my second season and I will give my very best to help the team as we push to return to the front of the grid,” he said
November 21st, 2011
Sheridan Thynne, who played a key role in the rise of the Williams Formula 1 team, has died. Thynne got to know Frank Williams during the early 1960s through his friendship with Piers Courage when all three were regulars on the British racing scene